Executive Advisory Council Member
Ross Romero is a Salt Lake City-based attorney with an extensive background in a broad variety of commercial litigation, labor and employment, and government relations matters. Romero currently is Senior Advisor at Michael Best Strategies and Senior Counsel at Michael Best & Friedrich. Prior to joining Michael Best, Romero was a Vice President in the Community Development Group for Zions Bank. In that role, he assisted local and state government and corporate accounts with banking and business operation needs, working with elected and appointed officials in Utah and Idaho, and advocated with Utah’s U.S. Congressional members. Previously, he was a shareholder with full service law firm in Salt Lake City, where he focused his practice on business litigation. Romero represented clients in both state and federal courts as trial counsel, and engaged in extensive pleadings practice. After serving in both the Utah House of Representatives and the Utah Senate, he has continued his community service as a Commissioner with the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars, and as a Board Member of the University of Utah Alumni Association, the Utah Hospital Association, and the Salt Lake Regional Medical Center. Romero earned a BA from the University of Utah and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan.